Finding Aids

Photo credit: Emily Haight, NMWA
Use our finding aids to explore the Archives of Women Artists. Finding aids are tools to assist researchers in finding information. They are detailed documents that provide an overview and “map” of each collection’s contents.

The Betty Boyd Dettre Library and Research Center’s (LRC) reading room is closed to visitors, but the LRC staff is standing by to answer reference inquiries. Researchers may contact the LRC by emailing

Personal Papers and Manuscripts

Collections and Organizational Records